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  Discover our unmatched global presence

Who we are

CAE is a global leader in training for the civil aviation, defence and security, and healthcare markets. Backed by a 70-year record of industry firsts, we continue to help define global training standards with our innovative virtual-to-live training solutions to make flying safer, maintain defence force readiness and enhance patient safety. We have the broadest global presence in the industry, with over 10,000 employees, 160 sites and training locations in over 35 countries. Each year, we train more than 220,000 civil and defence crewmembers, including more than 135,000 pilots, and thousands of healthcare professionals worldwide.

Civil Aviation Training Solutions

Making air travel safer

Backed by 70 years of experience, CAE is the training partner of choice of aviation professionals, airlines, business aviation operators, and aircraft manufacturers the world over.

With 50+ training locations and 250+ full-flight simulators, CAE has the largest civil aviation training network in the world. Every year, CAE graduates 1,000+ cadets, and trains 220,000+ airline pilots, business aviation pilots, maintenance technicians, and cabin crew. As the leader in aviation personnel recruitment, CAE has 1,000+ pilots on assignment annually.

With our flexible training solutions spanning the entire career life cycle of a professional pilot, from cadet to captain, our innovative XR Series Training Equipment suite, and our aviation recruitment services, CAE is the best suited partner to support your evolving needs.

Defence & Security

Helping defence forces maintain readiness

CAE’s Defence & Security business unit focuses on helping prepare its customers to develop and maintain the highest levels of mission readiness. CAE is a world-class training systems integrator offering a comprehensive portfolio of training centres, training services and simulation products across the air, land, naval and public safety market segments. The D&S business unit serves its global defence and security customers through regional operations in Canada, the United States/Latin America, Europe/Africa, and Asia-Pacific/Middle East; all of which leverage the full breadth of CAE’s capabilities, technologies and solutions.

CAE is a global leader in the development and delivery of integrated live, virtual and constructive (LVC) training solutions for defence forces. Most militaries leverage a combination of live training on actual platforms, virtual training in simulators, and constructive training using computer-generated simulations. The solutions provided by CAE’s Defence and Security business unit typically include a combination of training services, simulation products and software tools designed to cost-effectively maintain and enhance safety, efficiency, mission readiness and decision-making capabilities.


Enhancing patient safety

CAE Healthcare delivers medical simulation training products that help healthcare professionals provide safe, high quality patient care. Our end-to-end spectrum of simulation solutions includes patient, interventional and imaging simulation, centre management solutions and learning modules.

Each CAE Healthcare product is developed in collaboration with clinicians and leading healthcare institutions to ensure educational relevance. Our evidence-based curriculum allows educators to integrate simulation easily and effectively. With a broad array of products and services, we offer needs analysis, consulting and educational solutions to hospitals, medical schools, military branches and nursing, respiratory and allied health programs.